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The hedgerow on Perrin Springs Lane opposite Perrin Springs where the road narrows

Reported in the Hedge problem category anonymously at 15:29, Monday 10 February 2020 using FixMyStreet Pro

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

The hedge on Perrin Springs Lane, opposite our house, (Perrin Springs, RG9 6RB), used to be cut on a regular basis. Now it is infequently cut. Because the road is very narrow at this point my husband has to cut the hedge and the verge which encroaches on to the road on a regular basis. The last couple of times that this hedge (along the council field) has been cut they stopped cutting at the end of the bungalows (where the road narrows) and so the hedge in front of our property was not cut. Please could you make sure you cut the remainder of the hedge and not stop at the bungalows now and in the future. Also clearing the verge so it does not narrow the road even futher will make it less likely that large lorrys will drive too close to the house and take some of our roof down when they pass, which has happened on more than one occasion. Thank you. Kind regards, Judy Mousley

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    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 15:31, Monday 10 February 2020

  • Thank you for your report.

    This has been added to our programme of works. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide you with a timescale for this work to be carried out, we work on a priority based risk matrix in line with our Highway Inspection Policy and therefore programme times can change due to priority based working.

    Please be assured this is on our list of works to be carried out, we will continue to monitor all defects to ensure the safety of our residents as part of our Highways Inspection Policy which can be accessed via the link below;
    www.buckscc.gov.uk/highwaysinspectionpolicy
    Regards
    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 14:51, Thursday 13 February 2020

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